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Title Filial piety : practice and discourse in contemporary East Asia / edited by Charlotte Ikels
Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 304 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ritualistic coresidence and the weakening of filial practice in rural China / Danyu Wang -- Filial daughters, filial sons : comparisons from rural north China / Eric T. Miller -- Meat rotation and filial piety / Jun Jing -- "Living alone" and the rural elderly : strategy and agency in post-Mao rural China / Hong Zhang -- Serving the ancestors, serving the state : filial piety and death ritual in contemporary Guangzhou / Charlotte Ikels -- Filial obligations in Chinese families : paradoxes of modernization / Martin King Whyte -- The transformation of filial piety in contemporary South Korea / Roger L. Janelli and Dawnhee Yim -- Filial piety in contemporary urban southeast Korea : practices and discourses / Clark Sorensen and Sung-Chul Kim -- Culture, power, and the discourse of filial piety in Japan : the disempowerment of youth and its social consequences / Akiko Hashimoto -- Curse of the successor : filial piety vs. marriage among rural Japanese / John W. Traphagan -- Alone in the family : great-grandparenthood in urban Japan / Brenda Robb Jenike
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-289) and index
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Subject Adult children of aging parents -- East Asia.
Aging parents -- Care -- East Asia.
Families -- East Asia.
Filial piety -- East Asia.
Households -- East Asia.
Kinship -- East Asia.
Parent and adult child -- East Asia.
Far East -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Ikels, Charlotte.
ISBN 1417519444 (electronic bk.)
9781417519446 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)